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Tribes band together, stand up against Saleh in Yemen

Government forces killed at least 9 people yesterday amid clashes with protesters in the southern Yemeni city of Taiz.

Tribes have united in their call for President Saleh to step down from power and are continuing to face violence.

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A woman displays a message that reads "Leave! Execution," during a demonstration to demand the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh in the southern city of Taiz on Nov. 3.

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A man shouts slogans during a demonstration to demand the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh in the southern city of Taiz on Nov. 3.

In Sanaa today, a supporter of President Saleh, pictured below, was beaten up after allegedly driving his car into a protest march. Fifteen people were injured at the demonstration calling for President Saleh to be put on trial.

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Ali Salah, a supporter of Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, receives treatment at a makeshift clinic in Sanaa on Thursday, Nov. 3, after he was beaten up by anti-government protesters who accused him of driving his car into a demonstration. Fifteen people were injured on Thursday, four of them critically, when a car was driven into a protest march in the Yemeni capital calling for President Saleh to be put on trial.